There is little agreement on the level and scope of taxation in America, but nearly all participants in the tax debates agree that the system needs fundamental reform. No matter the goals, including making the system fairer, more understandable, or easier to navigate, Brookings experts have long been in the center of developing recommendations for tax reform.
REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton - U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference to reveal his tax policy at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York September 28, 2015.
How not to talk about taxes: New York Times promotes misleading language of "loopholes"
November 23, 2015, Vanessa Williamson
Reading the New York Times this morning, you may have come across an op-ed railing against “corporate welfare” and “crony capitalism” tax breaks that give “billions to the rich." In this post, Vanessa Williamson points out the misleading populism of conservative tax rhetoric.
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